Posted On: 01/23/20 6:30 PM

Groupings for districts and substates will be released over the next few weeks, with the assignments for Classes 1A and 2A set to be released this Friday, the 24th, and assignments for the two larger classes coming on the 31st. Upsets occur every year during the postseason, and we’re taking a look at three teams currently below .500 in each class that you won’t want to see in your grouping when the assignments are released. (Records current as of 1/21/20.)


Class 1A

Harris-Lake Park (5-7): Outside of a perplexing loss to MMCRU, each of the Wolves losses have come to quality teams. They have a dynamic pair of scorers in Isaac Ihnen (21.3 points a game) and Bubba Sohn (17.8), who can carry this group to a few wins and a district final appearance, where anything can happen. The question for this group will be can they defend well enough to make a run? They currently rank 111th in 1A in scoring defense, allowing 58.3 points a game. Get that number down into the low 50s, and they'll have the firepower to make some noise.

Earlham (2-8): Almost all of the Cardinals losses have come to quality 2A teams

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